Founded in 1870, by the Vincentian Brothers in Brooklyn, St. John's Prep is a private, fully-accredited, Catholic, college preparatory school. St. John's Prep is committed to providing its student body with a challenging, rigorous, and engaging curriculum, preparing them to meet the demands of a complex and ever-changing world. There are many opportunities throughout the course of the day for the young men and women of St. John's Prep to grow and develop intellectually, artistically, physically and spiritually, both inside and outside the classroom.
Led by exceptional, caring, and dynamic teachers, St. John's Prep students are encouraged to grow and emerge into the Leaders of Tomorrow. Over the course of four years, the students find their voice, follow their passions, and discover their hidden talents along the way. St. John's Prep scholars are challenged to think, to learn, and to understand in new and different ways to be better prepared for college, for career, and for life.